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Re: Do you wear a life jacket?

Originally Posted by abrahamx View Post
Damn. I would not have thought there was ANYONE who did not wear a lifejacket...
Do you sail in sight of other boats?

I see PFDs on maybe one in ten of the boaters I see. There will be a boat that comes along with every crew member in a vest, and then boat after boat of no vests or just one or two.

FWIW - I don't see any differences between power and sail in this regard

It's just not the same as seat belts. The Nannies* would like us to believe it is, but it isn't.

I tell my guests where the vests are; they are adults and allowed to make up their own minds.


*Those nattering nabobs of negativism.

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